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FtNiagara

The Fort was founded by the French in 1726, captured by the British during the French and Indian War in 1759 and used by the British…

Forty Fort

Forty Fort was a stronghold built by settlers from Westmoreland County, Connecticut, on the Susquehanna River Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.It was a place of refuge for displaced…

Fort Nelson (Kentucky)

Fort Nelson, built in 1781 by Richard Chenoweth, was the second on-shore fort on the Ohio River in the area of what is now downtown Louisville,…

Fort Wentworth

Fort Wentworth was built by order of Benning Wentworth in 1755. The fort was built at the junction of the Upper Ammonoosuc River and Connecticut River,…

Fort Griswold

Fort Griswold is a former American military base in Groton, Connecticut. Named after then Deputy Governor Matthew Griswold, the fort played a key role in the…

Fort Henry (West Virginia)

Fort Henry was a fort which stood about ¼ mile from the Ohio River where the town of Wheeling, West Virginia is now located. The fort…

Fort Herkimer

Fort Herkimer was a fort located on the southern side of the Mohawk River, opposite West Canada Creek, in central New York, United States.The fort was…

Fort Ontario

Fort Ontario is a historic fort situated by the City of Oswego, in Oswego County, New York in the United States of America. It is owned…